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Shirley Booth

Performer
( b. Aug 30, 1898 New York, New York, USA - d. Oct 16, 1992 North Chatham, Massachusetts, USA ) Female
Also known as: Marjory Ford [Birthname]
Thelma Booth
Thelma Booth Ford
Relations: Wife of William Baker (1943-1951) (his death)
Wife of Edward F. Gardner (1929-1942) (divorced)
Gained notice by appearing in skits by Dorothy Parker at the Barbizon Plaza Hotel called "Sunday Nights at Nine" in exchange for room and breakfast.



Productions Date of Productions
Hay Fever
[Play, Comedy, Revival]
  • Starring: Shirley Booth [Judith Bliss]
Nov 09, 1970 - Nov 28, 1970
Look to the Lilies
[Musical, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Mother Maria]
Mar 29, 1970 - Apr 19, 1970
A Second String
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Fanny]
Apr 13, 1960 - May 07, 1960
Juno
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: Shirley Booth [Juno Boyle]
Mar 09, 1959 - Mar 21, 1959
Miss Isobel
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Mrs. Ackroyd]
Dec 26, 1957 - Feb 08, 1958
The Desk Set
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: Shirley Booth [Bunny Watson]
Oct 24, 1955 - Jul 07, 1956
By the Beautiful Sea
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: Shirley Booth [Lottie Gibson]
Apr 08, 1954 - Nov 27, 1954
The Time of the Cuckoo
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: Shirley Booth [Leona Samish]
Oct 15, 1952 - May 30, 1953
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
[Musical, Original]
  • Starring: Shirley Booth [Cissy]
Apr 19, 1951 - Dec 08, 1951
Come Back, Little Sheba
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Starring: Shirley Booth [Lola]
Feb 15, 1950 - Jul 29, 1950
Love Me Long
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Abby Quinn]
Nov 07, 1949 - Nov 19, 1949
Goodbye, My Fancy
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Grace Woods]
Nov 17, 1948 - Dec 24, 1949
The Men We Marry
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Maggie Welch]
Jan 16, 1948 - Jan 17, 1948
Land's End
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Susan Pengilly]
Dec 11, 1946 - Dec 14, 1946
Hollywood Pinafore
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Louhedda Hopsons]
May 31, 1945 - Jul 14, 1945
Tomorrow the World
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Starring: Shirley Booth [Leona Richards]
Apr 14, 1943 - Jun 17, 1944
My Sister Eileen
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Ruth Sherwood]
Dec 26, 1940 - Jan 16, 1943
The Philadelphia Story
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Elizabeth Imbrie]
Mar 28, 1939 - Mar 30, 1940
Too Many Heroes
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Carrie Nolan]
Nov 15, 1937 - Nov 1937
Excursion
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Mrs. Loschavio]
Apr 09, 1937 - Jul 1937
Three Men on a Horse
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Mabel]
Jan 30, 1935 - Jan 09, 1937
After Such Pleasures
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth
Feb 07, 1934 - Feb 1934
The Mask and the Face
[Play, Comedy, Revival]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Elisa Zanotti]
May 08, 1933 - Jun 1933
Coastwise
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Annie Duval]
Nov 30, 1931 - Jan 1932
The Camels Are Coming
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Bobby Marchante]
Oct 02, 1931 - Oct 1931
School for Virtue
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Marg]
Apr 21, 1931 - Apr 1931
Claire Adams
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Thelma Booth [Leah]
Nov 19, 1929 - Nov 1929
The War Song
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Emily Rosen]
Sep 24, 1928 - Dec 1928
High Gear
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Mary Marshall]
Oct 06, 1927 - Oct 1927
Buy, Buy, Baby
[Play, Farce, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Betty Hamilton]
Oct 07, 1926 - Oct 1926
Laff That Off
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Peggy Bryant]
Nov 02, 1925 - Jun 1926
Hell's Bells
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Shirley Booth [Nan Winchester]
Jan 26, 1925 - May 1925
1953 Tony Award® Best Actress in a Play
winnerThe Time of the Cuckoo [winner]
Starring: Shirley Booth
1950 Tony Award® Best Actress in a Play
winnerCome Back, Little Sheba [winner]
Starring: Shirley Booth
1949 Tony Award® Best Supporting or Featured Actress (Dramatic)
winnerGoodbye, My Fancy [winner]
Performer: Shirley Booth
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